Senate confirms Argungu as PSC Chairman, two others

The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Mr Hashimu Argungu as Chairman, Police Service Commission (PSC). This followed report of the Senate Committee on Police Affairs at plenary. The senate also confirmed Mr Onyemuche Nnamani as Secretary of the commission and Mr Frederick Lakanu as member. Presenting the committee’s report, the Chairman, Sen. Abdulhamid Ahmed […]

Sen. Sani worries over actualisation of LG autonomy in spite Supreme Court verdict

Sen. Shehu Sani has expressed concern about actualisation of full local government autonomy in spite of Supreme Court judgment, granting local government areas autonomy. Sani, raised the concern on his X handle shortly after the apex court’s verdict on Thursday. While commending the court in an earlier tweet for freeing local governments from “over two […]

Senate suspends plenary as House of Reps loses member

The Senate on Wednesday adjourned sitting in line with National Assembly tradition, to mourn the demise of Rep. Olaide Akinremi, a serving member representing Ibadan North Federal Constituency of Oyo State. The President of the Senate, Godswill Akpabio, made the announcement shortly before adjournment, said the former lawmaker died in the early hours of Wednesday, […]

Sen. Sani cautions African leaders against loans with “demonic conditions”

Sen. Shehu Sani has cautioned the Nigerian government and other African governments to shun foreign loans with conditions that contravene their cultural and religious values. Sani, former senator representing Kaduna Central, made this made this known on his X handle. He was reacting to reports in some quarters alleging that the Nigerian Government was part […]

Senate confirms Bello, Chairman CCB

The Senate has confirmed Mr Abdullahi Bello as Chairman, Code of Conduct Bureau(CCB). The confirmation followed consideration of report of the Committee on Ethics, Code of Conduct and Public Petitions at plenary on Thursday. In his presentation, Sen. Imasuen Neda Bernards, Chairman, Senate Committee on Ethics, Code of Conduct and Public Petitions, while presenting the […]

Customs records 74% growth in revenue collection, generates N4.49 trn in one year

The Comptroller-General of Customs, Wale Adeniyi, says the Nigeria Customs Service(NCS) generated N 4.49 trillion between June 2023 and May 2024, representing 74 per cent growth in revenue collection. Adeniyi, who made this known at a news conference in Abuja, to mark his one-year in office, said only N2.58 trillion was collected during the corresponding […]

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